Acute Coronary Syndromes

Results: Colchicine PCI with Binita Shah, MD, MS

Principal investigator Binita Shah, MD, MS explains the results from Colchicine-PCI. Dr, Shah is an interventional cardiologist with NYU Langone Health. See this study and other late-breaking science presentations at AHA Science News.

Science News

The RESULTS trial at #ESC20 examined outcomes of a restrictive vs. liberal blood transfusion strategy in MI patients with anemia
LoDoCo2 trial at #ESC20 shows colchicine may lower risk for major CV events in patients with chronic coronary disease
Racial Differences in the Use of Aortic Valve Replacement for Treatment of Symptomatic Severe Aortic Valve Stenosis in the Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Era
What do heart patients need to know about COVID-19 now?
An Artificial Intelligence-Enabled ECG Algorithm to Identify Patients with Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction Presenting to the Emergency Department with Dyspnea

Journals

Young Women Had More Strokes Than Young Men in a Large, United States Claims Sample
Higher Incidence of Ischemic Stroke in Young Women Than in Young Men
Use of a Novel Septal Occluder Device for Left Atrial Appendage Closure in Patients With Postsurgical and Postlariat Leaks or Anatomies Unsuitable for Conventional Percutaneous Occlusion
Electroencephalography Might Improve Diagnosis of Acute Stroke and Large Vessel Occlusion
Free Thiol β2-GPI (β-2-Glycoprotein-I) Provides a Link Between Inflammation and Oxidative Stress in Atherosclerotic Coronary Artery Disease

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